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AP WASHINGTON DAYBOOK, Monday, March 10

CONGRESS-SENATE

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4 p.m. — The Senate convenes and begins a period of morning business until 5 p.m., when the Senate will proceed to Executive Session to consider the nomination of Carolyn McHugh to be U.S. Circuit Court Judge for the 10th Circuit, with a cloture vote on the nomination expected at 5:30 p.m. Following the vote on the McHugh nomination, the Senate will conduct a roll call vote on S. 1917, the Victims Protection Act.

NOTE: OVERNIGHT - CLIMATE CHANGE

Immediately following votes until approximately 9 a.m. Tuesday, March 11, Senators from the Senate Climate Action Task Force will be holding the Senate floor to urge action on climate change.

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COMMITTEE MEETINGS

9 a.m. - 11 a.m. HEALTH, EDUCATION, LABOR, AND PENSIONS - FIELD HEARING — "Doing What's Right: Preparing Iowa's Children for Success in School and Beyond. Witnesses: State Senator Herman C. Quirmbach, Iowa State Senate District 23, Des Moines; Susan Guest, Director of Early Childhood Programs, Des Moines Public Schools; Barbara Merrill, Executive Director, Iowa Association for the Education of Young Children; Christi Regan, Head Start Director, Hawkeye Area Community Action Program Inc., Hiawatha, Iowa; Gabriela Gallentine, Director of Hispanic Educational Resources, Conmigo Early Education Center, Des Moines. http://www.help.senate.gov/hearings/hearing/?id=81000886-5056-a032-52c6-743f5e9557f8

Location: Mitchell Early Learning Center, 111 Porter Ave., Des Moines, Iowa.

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